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Yurok, Karuk (Karok), Hupa, California culture

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about 1900

Conifer root, Bear grass (Xerophyllum tenax), hazel (Corylus sp.), maidenhair fern (Adiantum sp.), twine

Overall: 4 1/2 × 4 15/16 in. (11.5 × 12.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Donald C. McIntire, Class of 1906

54.18.12950

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

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Classification

Native American

Native American: California Culture

Not on view

Exhibition History

Survival/Art/History: American Indian Collections from the Hood Museum of Art, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 18, 2000-April 7, 2002.

Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8, 2011-March 12, 2012.

Publication History

George P. Horse Capture, Sr., Joe D. Horse Capture, Joseph M. Sanchez, et al., Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2011, ill. on p. 131 and p. 146, no. 41.

Provenance

Collected by Donald Cahoon McIntire‘s Great Aunt, Missionary to the Hoopa Valley Reservation, about 1908-1910. Eureka, Humboldt County, California; to Donald Cahoon McIntire (1884-1961, Class of 1906), Glen Ellyn, Illinois; given to present collection, 1954.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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